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Distance between Philipsburg (SXM) and New York, NY (LGA)

Flight distance from Philipsburg to New York (Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport – New York LaGuardia Airport) is 1692 miles / 2723 kilometers / 1470 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 42 minutes.

Map of flight path from Philipsburg to New York.

Shortest flight path between Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM) and New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA).

How far is New York from Philipsburg?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Philipsburg and New York. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1691.942 miles
  • 2722.916 kilometers
  • 1470.257 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 1695.988 miles
  • 2729.428 kilometers
  • 1473.773 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport
City: Philipsburg
Country: Netherlands Antilles Flag of Netherlands Antilles
IATA Code: SXM
ICAO Code: TNCM
Coordinates: 18°2′27″N, 63°6′32″W

B New York LaGuardia Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Philipsburg and New York is 1 hour. New York is 1 hour behind Philipsburg.

Time Difference

Philipsburg

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New York, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 192 kg (424 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Philipsburg (SXM) → New York (LGA).

Distance:
1692
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1692

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